Piece of linen

Russian
19th century


Dimensions

42 x 33 cm (16 9/16 x 13 in.)

Accession Number

95.1339

Medium or Technique

Linen weaving

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Stripes of two shades of dark blue and white. Woven by the Russian peasants in the province of Watka. Said to have been colored with a vegetable dye.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection